Xi Jinping


  • Why China talks tough but then cooperates: Hormats Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 11:24 AM ET
    Robert Hormats, Under Secretary, Economic Growth, Energy and the Environment.

    Chinese leaders use economic nationalism at home in order to gain support and get the leeway they need to cut deals with trade partners, Robert Hormats said.

  • Where G-20 leaders are staying Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 7:10 AM ET
    Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders pose for a family photo at the International Convention Center at Yanqi Lake in Beijing, November 11, 2014. (Front row L-R) U.S. President Barack Obama, China's President Xi Jinping and Russia's President Vladimir Putin. (Back row L-R) Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott, Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak, New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key.

    President Obama gets a $2,173/night hotel suite for the G-20 meeting, while host Tony Abbott slums it with a $270/night room.

  • Construction stalled in China's 'Manhattan' Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 11:16 AM ET
    Construction has ground to a standstill in Yujiapu, a financial district billed as China's version of Manhattan.

    Construction in China's version of Manhattan stalled as the financial crisis hit the country, NBC News reports.

  • More protests ahead in Hong Kong?  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Jonathan Fenby, director of China research at Trusted Sources, discusses what the Occupy protests mean for the relationship between Hong Kong and Beijing.

  • Steve Wynn: I'm 'more scared' about US than China Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 12:50 PM ET
    Steve Wynn

    Casino tycoon Steve Wynn says government crackdowns in Macau and protests in Hong Kong don't worry him so much.

  • Why Chinese money is flooding American markets Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 9:56 AM ET
    Chinese Yuan notes

    The Chinese are interested in acquiring everything American, from companies to real estate, looking to protect their assets.

  • China's Xi Jinping has consolidated power: Pro  Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 5:40 AM ET

    Diana Choyleva, head of macroeconomic research at Lombard Street Research, says China is braced for a very "different decade" under President Xi Jinping's leadership.

  • Chinese corruption inspector faces investigation Monday, 19 May 2014 | 3:15 PM ET
    Xi Jinping

    As the Chinese government roots out official corruption, its watchdog is looking into suspected violations from one of its employees.

  • Looming debt defaults mark turning point for China Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 12:12 PM ET
    High-rise construction projects in the Zhujiang New Town district of Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China, March 26, 2014.

    It is not clear whether the damage from investment losses is contained—or represents a wider risk to China's financial system.

  • China has no private agenda in Ukraine: President Friday, 28 Mar 2014 | 12:42 PM ET
    Chinese President Xi Jinping

    Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a visit to Berlin on Friday his country has no private agenda in the Ukraine crisis.

  • The world’s most powerful person is… not Obama? Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 8:00 AM ET

    President Barack Obama has been bumped off the top spot of Forbes' ranking of the world's most powerful people.

  • Van der linde: China's growth set to peak  Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 8:18 PM ET

    Herald van der linde is Head of Equity Strategy, Asia-Pacific at HSBC says China's GDP growth may lose steam soon and lists the possible culprits behind it.

  • Expectations from China's Third Plenum  Monday, 14 Oct 2013 | 6:45 PM ET

    Jing Ulrich, MD & Vice Chairman of Asia Pacific at JPMorgan Chase says China's leadership is likely to announce reform measures at its upcoming Third Plenum in November.

  • The Odd Couple: See Any Resemblance?  Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 9:42 PM ET
    President Barack Obama (R) and Chinese President Xi Jinping take a walk at the Annenberg Retreat at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage, California, on June 8, 2013.

    This was the most popular photo on Chinese internet site Weibo. You'll never guess why.

  • Obama-Xi Summit a Success for China?  Sunday, 9 Jun 2013 | 9:40 PM ET

    Giles Chance, visiting professor at Peking University, said the talks placed China on the same level as the U.S., which is exactly where it wants to be.

  • China's Strength Could Become Its Weakness Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 9:42 AM ET

    Amid growing domestic tensions and internal imbalances, China's new leaders are working to wean its economy off decades of state investment.

  • Will Europe Listen to US Treasury Secretary? Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 5:42 AM ET

    As Treasury Secretary Jack Lew kicks-off his first official visit to Europe, analysts said efforts to coax euro zone leaders to pursue growth-generating policies may fall on deaf ears.

  • China's New President Offers Africa 'No Strings' Aid Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 4:39 PM ET
    President of the Republic of South Africa, Jacob Zuma (2ndR) receives President of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping (L)

    Only 11 days since taking over as Chinese president, Xi Jinping is already in Africa offering goodies with "no political strings." GlobalPost reports.

  • China Turns to Russia When Facing Pressure From West  Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 11:05 PM ET

    Joseph Cheng, Professor, Contemporary China Research Project at the City University of Hong Kong discusses the common interests that link China and Russia, and what he thinks will be the outcome of their intended gas deal.

  • Investment Flows Will Shift from West To East: Pro  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 7:22 PM ET

    Catherine Yeung, Investment Director at Fidelity Worldwide Investment sees Asia which has so far underperformed US markets year to date playing catch up soon as flows are seen shifting from the west to the east. Plus she says China's new leaders have economic growth, inflation on their mind and they will follow prudent policies to strike a balance.